April 12, 1965

Major and Minor Surgery

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Muskogee, Okla

JAMA. 1965;192(2):173. doi:10.1001/jama.1965.03080150103038

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To the Editor:—  I thought everyone knew the difference between a major and a minor operation. As it was taught to me, the minor operation is one done on the patient and a major operation is the same operation done on a physician.

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